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Riverhead PBA

Riverhead Town strikes deal with rank-and-file police union, providing pay increase of 14% over four years

by Aug 3, 2023
Riverhead Town and the Riverhead Police union representing the town's rank and file officers have reached a four-year deal on a labor contract retroactive to the beginning of this year and running through the end of 2026. The agreement was approved by the Town Board Tuesday.

Riverhead cops adopt local families in need

by Dec 23, 2019
Every year at this time, Riverhead PBA members make sure that local families in need have a Merry Christmas.

Riverhead PBA honors officers for heroism and outstanding police work in 2018

by Feb 9, 2019
Riverhead Police Officer Kaley Castantine was honored by the Riverhead PBA for her heroic rescue efforts to save a man who had driven his car in the L.I. Sound in Riverhead in October. She was among more than a dozen Riverhead cops recognized by the PBA for their ourstanding police work last year.

Riverhead cops spread Christmas cheer to local families in need

by Dec 21, 2018
Riverhead PBA members adopt local families each holiday season and surprise them with Christmas dinners and gifts.

Riverhead Town strikes five-year deal with its rank-and-file police union

by Oct 17, 2018
Riverhead Town and the Riverhead Police union representing rank and file officers have reached a five-year labor deal retroactive to Jan. 1, 2016. The agreement for the first time requires police officers to contribute to the cost of their health insurance coverage.

‘Team Dylan’ fundraiser set by Riverhead PBA to support dispatcher’s son, 14, battling cancer

by Oct 8, 2018
Riverhead Police PBA is hosting a fundraiser to support Riverhead public safety dispatcher Tanya Newman’s son Dylan, 14, who was diagnosed with Ewing’s Sarcoma and is undergoing treatment at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in NYC.

Photos, video: Polar Plunge benefits New York’s Special Olympics athletes

by Apr 15, 2018
The water temperature in the Kahuna Bay Wave Pool at Splish Splash was flirting with 42 degrees yesterday morning, but the chilly water didn’t discourage a couple hundred determined folks from plunging in.

In decades-old tradition, Riverhead cops adopt local families for the holidays

by Dec 22, 2017
Riverhead's finest are playing Santa today. In an annual tradition going back more than 20 years, Riverhead PBA members adopted 18 families and are providing them with complete turkey dinners with all the trimmings, plus gifts for a total of 40 kids.

Honoring Riverhead’s finest: PBA fêtes Cop of the Year and other officers for exceptional performance of duties

by Jan 9, 2017
Riverhead Police Officer Anthony Montalbano was honored as the PBA Cop of the Year for 2016 for his numerous actions saving lives and fighting crime.

Riverhead Police Officer Sean Mackie tapped by PBA as top cop for 2015

by Jan 18, 2016
Riverhead Police Officer Sean Mackie was honored as police officer of the year by the Riverhead Police Benevolent Association Saturday night at its annual...